Basant to celebrate in Lahore soon

Basant to celebrate in Lahore soon

WEB DESK - Lahore once known for its Basant festival. Its been more than 10 years now people of Lahore could not celebrate its centuries old festival after Punjab Govt put ban on kite flying in 2007. Every year at the start of spring season Lahoris wait for the basant. This year also there are rumors that Govt of Punjab may allow basant. Watch what ex chairman of kite flying association said about the basant. Watch video: Read this news in Urducontinue reading →
Kulsoom Nawaz escapes narrow win in NA-120

Kulsoom Nawaz escapes narrow win in NA-120

LAHORE (DNA) – The polling for the NA-120 by-election came to an end at its designated time amid stringent security measures and scattered incidents of confrontation between workers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). According to the unofficial and unconfirmed results of more than 170 polling stations, PML-N candidate Kulsoom Nawaz is leading with big margin, followed by PTI candidate Dr Yasmin Rashid. Senior PML-N leader Khawaja Saad Rafique, through his Twitter account, on behalf of his party had requested the relevant authorities to extend the time of the polling…continue reading →
5-0: Game Over for Nawaz

5-0: Game Over for Nawaz

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Friday ordered the removal of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from office over accusations of corruption, delivering a historic ruling that is likely to shift the country’s tumultuous political balance and deal a serious blow to the legacy of a man who helped define the past generation of Pakistani politics. The removal of Mr. Sharif, who was serving his third term in office, comes roughly a year before his term was to end. The verdict means the governing political party, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, must choose an…continue reading →
Oil tanker explosion, 123 burn alive in Bahawalpur

Oil tanker explosion, 123 burn alive in Bahawalpur

LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - An overturned oil tanker exploded killing at least 123 people in Pakistan on Sunday, as most of the victims had gathered round when spilt fuel from the stricken vehicle ignited, officials said. The tanker overturned after trying to make a sharp turn on a highway on the outskirts of the city of Bahawalpur. A large crowd of people gathered at the scene when it caught fire and exploded, rescue workers said, adding about 80 people had been injured. "People of the area and passersby had started gathering fuel when…continue reading →
Lahore Orange Train is ready to roll out

Lahore Orange Train is ready to roll out

LAHORE - CM Punjab Mian Mohammad Shehbaz Sharif reveled the latest photos of Lahore Orange Metro Train on his twitter account today on Sunday. According to him 1st Orange train is ready to ship for Pakistan in China. He shared tm photos of 1st orange train also. Lahore is getting its first mass transit project to be complete soon. A 27 km long route will get 24 trains. The first of orange train will be shipped soon to Pakistan from China  continue reading →